Stone Mountain Chorus will perform "A Fistful of Harmony" at 8:30 p.m. today and 3 and 8 p.m. Saturday at the Performing Arts Center at Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. Tickets are $18 in advance and $20 at the door. Call 770-978-8053 or 678-534-8204.
"Fiddler on the Roof," a Killian Hill Christian School production, will be performed at 7 p.m. today at Killian Hill Christian School, 151 Arcado Road, Lilburn. More than 120 students will participate in what is the school's largest ever production. Call 770-921-3224 or visit www.khcs.com.
Handel's Messiah, a Brookwood High School Performing Arts production, will be performed at 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday at the school, 1255 Dogwood Road, Snellville. The show will also be performed at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Nov. 17, at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 18 and at 7 p.m. Nov. 27.
"The Gospel According to John," an Aurora Theatre production, will run through Sunday at the theater, 128 Pike St., Lawrenceville. Showtimes are at 8 p.m. today and Saturday and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Ticket prices range from $18 to $25. Call 678-226-6222 or visit www.auroratheatre.com.
"Driving Miss Daisy" will be performed at 8 p.m. today and Saturday at the Red Clay Theatre and Arts Center, 3116 Main St., Duluth. There are also 2 p.m. matinee shows on Sundays. Tickets are $15 for students, $18 for seniors and $22 general admission. Call 770-622-1777 or visit www.redclaytheatrearts.com.
Stone Mountain Christmas will be open from Saturday through Dec. 30 at Stone Mountain Park, 6867 James B. Rivers Drive, Stone Mountain. New shows and attractions have been added, including a 20-minute interactive ride on the Polar Express in the 4-D movie theater. Admission is $17 for adults and $14 for children ages 3-11. A parking permit is required for vehicle entry to the park. Call 770-498-5690 or visit www.stonemountainpark.com.
Santa will arrive at 11 a.m. Saturday at Gwinnett Place Mall, 2100 Pleasant Hill Road, Duluth. Call 770-476-5160 or visit www.simon.com.
Milk and Cookies with Santa will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Gwinnett Place Mall, 2100 Pleasant Hill Road, Duluth. Simon Kidgits members can attend this event for $1, while non-members can attend for $6. Reservations are required. Call 770-476-5160 or visit www.simon.com.
Chuck Pyle will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday the Bowman House, 323 Wilcrest Drive, Lawrenceville. Doors open at 7 p.m., and attendees are asked to bring their own drinks and a dish to share. Admission is a $20 donation, with all proceeds going to the artist. Call 770-979-1314.
The 17th annual Brookwood Arts and Crafts Festival will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Brookwood High School, 1255 Dogwood Road, Snellville. The festival benefits the school's basketball program. Call 770-564-1252 or visit www.brookwoodhoops.com.
The Harvest of Art Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Georgia Piedmont Arts Center, on East Athens Street at the intersection with Park Avenue in downtown Winder. The two-day indoor arts festival is free to the public. Call 404-202-3044 or visit www.georgiapiedmontartscenter.com.
The Georgia Piedmont Arts Center will exhibit its annual Fall Gallery from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the center, on East Athens Street at the intersection with Park Avenue in downtown Winder. South African artist Anne Jenkins will be judging the gallery, which will showcase more than 30 area artists. It will be open every Saturday until Dec. 22. Call 404-202-3044 or visit www.georgiapiedmontartscenter.com.
Three new exhibitions will be on display from Saturday through Dec. 30 at ART Station Contemporary Arts Center, 5384 Manor Drive in Stone Mountain Village. The gallery will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Admission is by donation. Call 770-469-1105 or visit www.artstation.org.
Discover Mills will host its annual Santa Parade at 10 a.m. Saturday at the mall, 5900 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. Call 678-847-5000 or visit www.discovermills.com.
The Wiggles' "Racing to the Rainbow Live!" will be performed at 1:30 and 5 p.m. Sunday at the Arena at Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. Tickets are $18 to $35. Visit www.ticketmaster.com.
The Ludwig Symphony Orchestra will hold a gala concert at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Performing Arts Center at Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. The performance will open the orchestra's 10th anniversary season. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and $8 for students under 22. Call 770-623-8623 or visit www.ludwigsymphony.org.
Atlanta-based comedian Anita Renfroe will perform Sunday at Cross Pointe Church, 1800 Satellite Blvd., Duluth. Admission is free, and the event benefits Victoria's Friends, a nonprofit that reaches out to women in Atlanta's adult entertainment industry. Call 678-614-0045 or visit www.victoriasfriends.com.
Author Ann Rule will hold a discussion and book signing starting at 2 p.m. Sunday in the atrium of Building B at Georgia Gwinnett College, 1000 University Center Lane, Lawrenceville. Rule's new book, "Too Late to Say Goodbye," is set in Gwinnett County. This is a free event, and books will be available for sale. Call 770-978-5154 or visit www.gwinnettpl.org.
A wine tasting will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Grapes and Hops Bar and Bistro, 4856 Hog Mountain Road, Flowery Branch. Meet several members of the Gainesville Symphony Orchestra, including the maestro. Appetizers will be served. The cost is $15 per person. Call 770-965-9145 or visit www.grapesandhopsbarandbistro.com.
"It's a Wonderful Life," a Collins Hill High School production, will be performed at 7 p.m. Thursday and Nov. 16-17 at the school, 50 Taylor Road, Suwanee. Tickets are $8 per person. Call 770-338-4764.
The 15th annual Magical Nights of Lights celebration will open 5 to 10 p.m. Nov. 17 and run through Dec. 30 at Lake Lanier Islands Resort, 7000 Holiday Road, Lake Lanier Islands. The famed attraction boasts six miles of illuminated characters, made up of literally millions of lights. A live nativity scene premieres Dec. 1. Admission is $30 per car from Mondays through Thursdays and $40 per car on weekends. Rates are higher for vans and buses. Call 678-318-7876 or visit www.lakelanierislands.com.
The Blue Man Group will perform at 8 p.m. Nov. 17 and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18 at the Arena at Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. The performance is part of the group's "How to Be a Megastar Tour 2.1." Ticket rates run from $51.50 to $87. Call 404-249-6400 or visit www.ticketmaster.com or www.blueman.com.
A wine tasting will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 17 at Caffe Stella, 1064 Old Peachtree Road, suite 103, Lawrenceville. The charge is $30 per person and a non-refundable security deposit of $5 is required to reserve a spot. Call 404-429-4515 or visit www.caffestella.com.
Santa Claus will arrive at 11 a.m. Nov. 17 at the Southeastern Railway Museum, 3595 Buford Highway, Duluth. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and $4 for children ages 2-12. Children under 2 are admitted free. Call 770-476-2013.
Kudzu Art Zone presents "Summer in Downtown Norcross" from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Nov. 17 at Kudzu Art Zone, 116 Carlyle St., Norcross. The exhibit, showcasing the works of Kudzu Art Zone members, runs in tandem with the Norcross Arts Festival. Admission is free. Visit www.kudzuartzone.org or call 770-840-9844.
"Laughing Stock," a Lionheart Theatre Company production, will be performed through Nov. 18 at the Norcross Community and Cultural Arts Center, 10 Britt Ave., Norcross. Showtimes are at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $15, or $12 for seniors or $10 for groups of 10 or more. Visit www.lionhearttheatre.org or call 770-806-0935.
The 60th annual Members Exhibition will be open until Nov. 26 at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St., Gainesville. The exhibition showcases the work of member-artists from Gainesville, Atlanta and beyond. Admission is free. Call 770-536-2575 or visit www.quinlanartcenter.org.